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CONTENTS

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Introduction by Pearl S. Buck                                                        vii

Author's Preface                                                                        xiii

Part One: BASES

PROLOGUE                                                                          3

I.    THE CHINESE PEOPLE

I. NORTH AND SOUTH                                                 15

H. DEGENERATION                                                         22

m. INFUSION OF NEW BLOOD                                     26

IV. CULTURAL STABILITY                                             32

V,    RACIAL YOUTH                                                         37

II.    THE CHINESE CHARACTER

L    MELLOWNESS                                                             40

n.  PATIENCE                                                   43

HI,    INDIFFERENCE                                                           45

IV.    OLD ROGUERY                                                          49

V.    PACIFISM                                                                     54

VL    CONTENTMENT                                                          58

VII.    HUMOUR                                                                     62

VHL    CONSERVATISM                                                          68

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